partnerships, community

Swim and Fin Open Water Race: Fundraiser to Protect our Beaches, Protect our Watershed!

BEVERLY, MA – Carvalho & Associates, P.C. and Attorney Mike Carvalho are pleased to be a Platinum Sponsor of The Salem Sound Coastwatch 13th Annual Swim and Fin. The event will be held on Sunday, July 31, 2022 at Noon to 3:30PM. The 500 Meter Open Water Race takes place at Forest River Park, Salem, MA. There will be ocean themed awards and prizes for different divisions.

Register for the Swim and Fin 500 Meter Open Water Race.

Salem Sound Coastwatch, a non-profit, community-based organization with a mission to protect and improve the environmental quality of our coastal waters and marine natural resources of Salem Sound and its watershed. SSCW believes in the values and rewards of volunteer participation in the monitoring of our natural resources. Local citizens bring a unique knowledge and perspective and are critical to achieving the goal of effective stewardship of our region’s resources. Volunteers learn about their local environment while making a real contribution to our scientific understanding of the ecological health of the region’s habitats.  Sign up to be a seasonal volunteer and become a citizen scientist by collecting water samples, monitor salt marshes, or marine invasive species. Please fill out our Volunteer Form, it will speed up the process of finding the right fit for your skills and interests. Alternatively, send an email expressing your interest to info@salemsound.org or call 978-741-7900.

 

5K Run for a Great Cause–Protect our Beaches, Protect our Watershed!

BEVERLY, MA – Carvalho & Associates, P.C. and Attorney Mike Carvalho are pleased to be a Platinum Sponsor of The Salem Sound Coastwatch 13th Annual Run for The Beach. The event will be held on Sunday, June 12, 2022 at 9AM. The race takes place at Dane Street Beach, at the intersection of Lothrop St. and Dane St., in Beverly, MA 01915.  View the 5K Race for the Beach route.

This fun 5K road race will be equipped with chip-timing provided by Bay State Race Services. There will be ocean themed awards and prizes for different divisions and even those of you run/walking with a stroller will be eligible for a prize!

Early Bird Pricing: $35 (through 5/31/2022)
General Registration: $45 (June 1 – June 10, 2022)

Register for the 5K Race for the Beach

This event is great for all ages.  Salem Sound Coastwatch will have an interactive pool tank to learn about eel grass and juveniles marine species that depend on eel grass for their habitat. Explore “Salt” a life-sized inflatable whale, which allows visitors of all abilities to walk through the interior and explore the internal organs. The Kayak Learning Center will be on site giving free demos to kids and adults. Pack a picnic or enjoy a hearty lunch after the race, as Butter “UR” Biscuit food truck will be onsite selling delicious Latin Soul Cuisine.

Salem Sound Coastwatch, a non-profit, community-based organization with a mission to protect and improve the environmental quality of our coastal waters and marine natural resources of Salem Sound and its watershed. SSCW believes in the values and rewards of volunteer participation in the monitoring of our natural resources. Local citizens bring a unique knowledge and perspective and are critical to achieving the goal of effective stewardship of our region’s resources. Volunteers learn about their local environment while making a real contribution to our scientific understanding of the ecological health of the region’s habitats.  Sign up to be a seasonal volunteer and become a citizen scientist by collecting water samples, monitor salt marshes, or marine invasive species. Please fill out our Volunteer Form, it will speed up the process of finding the right fit for your skills and interests. Alternatively, send an email expressing your interest to info@salemsound.org or call 978-741-7900.

 

Carvalho & Associates to Sponsor 2016 Race for Salem Sound

BEVERLY, MA – Carvalho & Associates, P.C. and Attorney Mike Carvalho are pleased to announce their support for the 2016 Race for Salem Sound. This annual event is hosted by The Salem Sound Coast-watch, a non-profit, community-based organization with a mission to protect and improve the environmental quality of our coastal waters and marine natural resources of Salem Sound and its watershed.

Carvalho & Associates will be a sponsor at the following events: The 7th Annual Run/Walk for the Beach 5K taking place on Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 10:00AM; and The 11th Annual Swim & Fin, open water race in Salem Harbor on Sunday, August 21, 2016 at Forest River park, Salem.

For more information about these great events please visit www.salemsound.org

Successful School Fundraiser for Spaulding Education Fund

spaulding-education-fund_logoMANCHESTER-BY-THE-SEA, MA – Carvalho & Associates, P.C. and Attorney Mike Carvalho are pleased to announce their support for the Spaulding Education Fund, a community-based organization that makes strategic investments in compelling educational initiatives in the Manchester Essex Regional School District.

Carvalho & Associates would like to thank the community for making its first annual Winter Beach Blast this past Friday night, March 18, an overwhelming success. The evening raised close to $10,000 which will all go towards funding innovative programs throughout the Manchester-Essex Regional Schools, in support of teachers and students in their pursuit of academic excellence. The Winter Beach Blast was made possible with the support of many local businesses and individuals including Coldwell Banker, Carvalho & Associates, Surfari Stand Up Paddle & Surf, Mayer Tree Service, Liberty Travel and The Singing Flower.

For over 25 years, the Spaulding Education Fund has helped students reach their greatest potential by enhancing the curriculum with innovative ideas and technology in every subject, across all grade levels beyond the scope of tax-supported budgets. Since its inception, SEF has funded on behalf of the community more than $1 million in grants to the Manchester-Essex School District.

SEF is a nonprofit, 501(C) 3 organization. It has no endowment, and relies completely on donations made by members of our community. For more information about SEF, please visit: www.spauldingeducationfund.org